A Text file format for LiveCode

Dr. Hawkins dochawk at gmail.com
Sun Oct 6 17:52:58 EDT 2013


On Sun, Oct 6, 2013 at 12:20 PM, Alejandro Tejada <capellan2000 at gmail.com>wrote:

> If LiveCode Community had, for default, a text file format
> for LiveCode stacks, How could this benefit developers
> and the platform at large?
>
>  <http://newsletters.livecode.com/october/issue158/newsletter1.php>
>

The biggest thing would be the ability to use a revision control system to
patch pieces rather than the entire file.

The format is probably pretty obvious, too . . .

begin button myBtn
  owner: card buttonville of stack buttonland
  type: pushbutton
  label: "My Favorite button"
  loc:   823, 445
  width:  92
  height: 39

  script:
     on mouseup
         do something awesome
     end mouseup

end button myBtn

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